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Vergia Mae B. Carter

By Staff
Vergia Mae B. Carter, 73, of Tyrrell County, died Thursday, Dec. 6, 2007, at Washington County Hospital in Plymouth.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. today, at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church in Columbia with the Rev. Kennedy Barber officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Survivors include one son, Alvin Carter of High Point; four brothers, Leon Basnight, Herman Basnight and Arnold Basnight, all of Columbia, and Ervin Basnight of New York; four sisters, Lou Bethea, Della Basnight and Mary Bowser, all of Columbia, and Jean Wiltshire of New York; and two grandchildren.
Mrs. Carter was born May 16, 1934. She was a laboratory technician at Space-Craft.
Mrs. Carter was preceded in death by her husband; her mother, Eva Brown; and her father, William Basnight.
Arrangements are by Rowsom Funeral Home in Columbia.